News from the downtown Calgary area.
On Wednesday, May 26, 2021, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announced Alberta’s reopening plan, which will remove most of the restrictions Alberta businesses have been operating under by the end of the month. Non-essential businesses will reopen, and restaurants and bars can once again offer dine-in service. [ READ MORE ]
You might not have seen it in person, but your friends have. Two weeks after its launch, the CMLC parkade has taken over everyone’s Instagram feed. This $80 million structure in Calgary’s East Village is [ READ MORE ]
Canada welcomes 90,000 temporary foreign workers to be permanent residents in 2021 through six new immigration streams. This program is part of Canada’s 2021–2023 immigration plan to grant 401,000 permanent residence permits.
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On Feb. 18, 2021 the Gray Family Eau Claire YMCA shut its doors for good. On top of the added pressure due to COVID-19, the support and funding to keep the sports arena open were not present. [ READ MORE ]
Many Calgarians choose to pay extra for downtown living, which provides easy access and closeness to amenities. However, with the COVID-19 pandemic, they haven’t been able to experience what they feel they’ve paid for. [ READ MORE ]
The Bear Clan Patrol hosts volunteer walks throughout Calgary to provide donations for individuals in need as the winter season approaches. The Bear Clan Patrol is an organization to help protect and provide aid to the Calgary community. [ READ MORE ]